Will2Walk News

Will2Walk Seeks a Development and Events Intern

Do you know someone passionate about advancing the cause of those with spinal cord injuries?  We are seeking an intern to help with our Phoenix-area fundraising events. Position Description:Gain event planning experience and build on your fundraising skills while working with a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people with spinal cord injury (SCI) lead active, […]

Eight scholarship recipients awarded a total of $15K for second half of 2016

The Will2Walk Foundation Board of Directors has approved scholarships for eight deserving applicants.  Three recipients are from Arizona, two from Florida and others from New Jersey, Wisconsin and California. Heather Baney of Arizona, $3,585 for a Power Assist for her wheelchair Joseph Delagrave of Arizona, $1,500 toward a Force RX handcycle Ryan DiGiovanni of New […]

Scholarship Story: Meet Joe Jackson of Chandler, AZ

Joe Jackson broke his C6 vertabrae while playing varsity football in 2005.  He was 16 years old.  Joe now attends Arizona State University full time and plays rugby for the Ability360 Phoenix Heat.  He trains and lifts weights five days a week.  When he’s not training, he gives back to the community through his own […]

Scholarship Story: Meet Susan Crim of Davisburg, MI

When Susan Crim was just 17 years old, she was shot in the neck when she tried to end a relationship with a guy she’d been dating.  The bullet severed her spinal cord between the C6 and C7 vertabra.  The shooting took place in her hometown of Payson, Arizona.  After a month in intensive care […]

Scholarship Story: Meet Paul Crane of Scottsdale, AZ

In 1992, Paul Crane was involved in a motorcycle accident that left him with a T5 spinal cord injury.  An avid basketball player and downhill skier prior to his injury, Paul is now a role model for adults and youth with disability.  He volunteers as the Coach of the Coyotes sled hockey team and plays […]